10 Best Episodes of Snowpiercer

More than seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually-moving train that circles the globe as class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival play out.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 04, 2023.

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Snowpiercer - S3E1

#15 - The Tortoise and the Hare (Season 3 - Episode 1)

While Wilford emphasizes his rule aboard his icy train, Layton's pirate train continues its dangerous quest for warm spots, and comes across something entirely unexpected.

The episode was rated 7.29 from 855 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E1

#14 - First, the Weather Changed (Season 1 - Episode 1)


A grisly murder stokes class division on Snowpiercer, the Great Ark Train. Melanie Cavill, the powerful head of hospitality, deputizes a dangerous rebel to help solve the killing -- Andre Layton, the world's only surviving homicide detective.

The episode was rated 7.31 from 1872 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E3

#13 - Access Is Power (Season 1 - Episode 3)

Layton descends into the black market with Till, searching for both the killer and a valuable commodity for his revolution. Melanie stages a prize fight to distract the passengers from mounting class tension.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 1431 votes.

Snowpiercer - S3E2

#12 - The Last to Go (Season 3 - Episode 2)


Layton goes on the hunt, as Wilford works to boost morale. The resistance discovers a threat that could undermine everything they've worked for.

The episode was rated 7.40 from 809 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E5

#11 - Justice Never Boarded (Season 1 - Episode 5)

Tensions between Third Class and First Class are boiling as Melanie stages the trial of the Snowpiercer killer. Third Class threatens a work stoppage, demanding representation on the jury, and Melanie makes a fateful decision about which side to favor.

The episode was rated 7.40 from 1282 votes.

Snowpiercer - S3E3

#10 - The First Blow (Season 3 - Episode 3)


It's a game of cat and mouse as both Layton and Wilford vie for the upper hand.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 797 votes.

Snowpiercer - S3E9

#9 - A Beacon for Us All (Season 3 - Episode 9)

Reunited with old friends, the train throws a party. Alliances are tested as the truth is finally revealed.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 675 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E6

#8 - Trouble Comes Sideways (Season 1 - Episode 6)


Hiding out with help from his allies, Layton lays track for revolution and an engineering emergency threatens every soul on Snowpiercer.

The episode was rated 7.44 from 1255 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E7

#7 - The Universe Is Indifferent (Season 1 - Episode 7)

On a divided Snowpiercer, Melanie intensifies her search for Layton while Layton is weaponizing her secret. Third Class faces a reckoning when he presents them with a choice.

The episode was rated 7.48 from 1227 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E8

#6 - These Are His Revolutions (Season 1 - Episode 8)


Revolution has finally come. As Layton leads the lower classes forward in armed rebellion, Melanie's house of cards collapses.

The episode was rated 7.55 from 1219 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E4

#5 - Without Their Maker (Season 1 - Episode 4)

A shocking twist in the murder investigation brings Layton and Till's manhunt to a cat-and-mouse climax. But Layton is getting too close to Melanie's big secret, which may prove the most dangerous game of all.

The episode was rated 7.55 from 1350 votes.

Snowpiercer - S3E10

#4 - The Original Sinners (Season 3 - Episode 10)


It all comes to a head as old adversaries clash, with New Eden hanging in the balance.

The episode was rated 7.76 from 692 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E9

#3 - The Train Demanded Blood (Season 1 - Episode 9)

The rebel forces are on their heels when a dangerous foe joins them. A plan is hatched to take the train, but it may destroy them all.

The episode was rated 7.79 from 1186 votes.

Snowpiercer - S1E10

#2 - 994 Cars Long (Season 1 - Episode 10)


In the revolution's aftermath, Layton and Melanie realize the greatest threat to their survival is right over their shoulder.

The episode was rated 7.84 from 1170 votes.

Snowpiercer - S2E1

#1 - The Time of Two Engines (Season 2 - Episode 1)

The episode was rated 8.46 from 13 votes.

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